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Pope Francis criticizes Russian “cruelty” in Ukraine

An article by the pontiff was published today in the journal Civilta Cattolica Pope Francis has delivered a new round of criticism of Russia for the country’s actions in Ukraine, saying its troops were brutal, cruel and ferocious and that the invasion violated a…
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Drug use increases in Europe

The production of synthetic drugs in Europe is increasing, there are more and more narcotics of this type available in the European Union and the consumption of cocaine, crack, amphetamines and methamphetamines increased in some European cities between 2020 and 2021. To…
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WTO seeks shot in the arm with Covid jab IP idea

The WTO’s search for a role in fighting the pandemic sharpened up on Monday as ministers seek a compromise to lift intellectual property rights on Covid-19 vaccines. The World Trade Organization’s first ministerial meeting since December 2017 is wrestling with…
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Ukrainian forces pushed back from centre of Severodonetsk

Ukraine said on Monday that its forces have been pushed back from the centre of the eastern city of Severodonetsk, where fighting with Russia has raged for weeks. “The enemy, with support of artillery, carried out assault operations in the city of Severodonetsk, had…
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First “Russian McDonald's” opened in Moscow

The first “Russian Mc Donald’s” opened its doors this Sunday in Moscow under the slogan “the name changes, the love remains”, succeeding the American fast food chain, which left the country due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. According to the AFP agency…